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Full story next week: Groton resident Sandra Nazarian Hersh deploys her outstanding talents as a seamstress to make surgical masks for UMASS Medical Center. Photo by Michael LaTerz.

 

Arriving in timeless style. Photos by Andrea Brown of Photography by Andrea, Dunstable.

 

On March 8 the Groton Inn hosted a “dream team” of local vendors for a styled marketing shoot. The shoot showcased all that...

Market Basket is always busy but never more so than during the Coronavirus pandemic. The tight quarters and long checkout lines seen here are not condusive to the recommended "social distancing." People in other counties with coronavirus outbreaks cannot understand why we Americans are clearing out grocery store aisles, especially hoarding toilet paper. Photo by Steve Lieman.

 

 

by Connie Sartini   The Board of Health joined the televised virtual meeting with the Select Board on Monday night to...

The futuristic architecture of The Music Center at Indian Hill seems to rise like a set for a Star Wars clandestine rebel hideway located on a remote but pristine planet where the underdog good guys plot their comeback. Photo taken from Groton Conservation Trust’s Bates land on the northern face of Indian Hill. Photo by Russell Harris.

 

Despite the snow and cold, Mark Caliri, from the maintanance department, is transporting new sod for the baseball infield at the GDRHS baseball field. He is also working on the field hockey lacrosse field in an effort to expand the grass area. Photo by Robert Mingolelli

 

By Robert Mingolelli   The recent renovation work performed by Diamond Athletic Turf Inc. on the GDRHS baseball field...

Photo by Robert Mingolelli

A view from Gibbet Hill looking west towards Mt Watatic. Photo by Steve Lieman

 

Full story next week: Groton resident Sandra Nazarian Hersh deploys her outstanding talents as a seamstress to make surgical masks for UMASS Medical Center. Photo by Michael LaTerz.

 

Arriving in timeless style. Photos by Andrea Brown of Photography by Andrea, Dunstable.

 

Market Basket is always busy but never more so than during the Coronavirus pandemic. The tight quarters and long checkout lines seen here are not condusive to the recommended "social distancing." People in other counties with coronavirus outbreaks cannot understand why we Americans are clearing out grocery store aisles, especially hoarding toilet paper. Photo by Steve Lieman.

 

 

The futuristic architecture of The Music Center at Indian Hill seems to rise like a set for a Star Wars clandestine rebel hideway located on a remote but pristine planet where the underdog good guys plot their comeback. Photo taken from Groton Conservation Trust’s Bates land on the northern face of Indian Hill. Photo by Russell Harris.

 

Despite the snow and cold, Mark Caliri, from the maintanance department, is transporting new sod for the baseball infield at the GDRHS baseball field. He is also working on the field hockey lacrosse field in an effort to expand the grass area. Photo by Robert Mingolelli

 

Photo by Robert Mingolelli

A view from Gibbet Hill looking west towards Mt Watatic. Photo by Steve Lieman

 

Honorable Charles D. Baker, Governor Commonwealth of Massachusetts State House, Room 280 Boston, MA 02133   Dear Governor Baker:      I...
I fell in love with a little fixerupper in town and bought it at the end of last summer. The planning of renovations started immediately, although...
On behalf of the members of the Groton Garden Club, I would like to thank the townspeople of Groton and the surrounding communities who supported...

Full story next week: Groton resident Sandra Nazarian Hersh deploys her outstanding talents as a seamstress to make surgical masks for UMASS Medical Center. Photo by Michael LaTerz.

 

Arriving in timeless style. Photos by Andrea Brown of Photography by Andrea, Dunstable.

 

On March 8 the Groton Inn hosted a “dream team” of local vendors for a styled marketing shoot. The shoot showcased all that the Inn has to offer to...

Market Basket is always busy but never more so than during the Coronavirus pandemic. The tight quarters and long checkout lines seen here are not condusive to the recommended "social distancing." People in other counties with coronavirus outbreaks cannot understand why we Americans are clearing out grocery store aisles, especially hoarding toilet paper. Photo by Steve Lieman.

 

 

by Connie Sartini   The Board of Health joined the televised virtual meeting with the Select Board on Monday night to discuss the state...
by Deborah Johnson   My daughter asked if the Covid-19 crisis is anything like the Vietnam War years when young men and their families waited...

The futuristic architecture of The Music Center at Indian Hill seems to rise like a set for a Star Wars clandestine rebel hideway located on a remote but pristine planet where the underdog good guys plot their comeback. Photo taken from Groton Conservation Trust’s Bates land on the northern face of Indian Hill. Photo by Russell Harris.

 

News

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 2:46pm

Market Basket is always busy but never more so than during the Coronavirus pandemic. The tight quarters and long checkout lines seen here are not condusive to the recommended "social distancing." People in other counties with coronavirus outbreaks cannot understand why we Americans are clearing out grocery store aisles, especially hoarding toilet paper. Photo by Steve Lieman.

 

 

by Connie Sartini   The Board of Health joined the televised virtual meeting with the Select...
Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 2:33pm
by Connie Sartini   Per the Select Board’s request, Town Manager Mark Haddad reviewed the...
Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 2:24pm
Once the Coronavirus pandemic has passed, Groton Electric Light Department [GELD] will offer...

Obituaries

Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 10:41am
Clifford Edward Buxton, 86, of Groton, passed away on Tuesday, March 10, 2020 with his wife by...
Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 1:14pm
Allan Ellwood Smith of West Groton died at home of natural causes on Wednesday, March 4, 2020; he...
Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 1:10pm
Jean Fitch Best passed away on Friday, March 6, 2020. Her gentle manner, generosity and concern...

Features

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 2:45pm
by Deborah Johnson   My daughter asked if the Covid-19 crisis is anything like the Vietnam...
Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 2:44pm

The futuristic architecture of The Music Center at Indian Hill seems to rise like a set for a Star Wars clandestine rebel hideway located on a remote but pristine planet where the underdog good guys plot their comeback. Photo taken from Groton Conservation Trust’s Bates land on the northern face of Indian Hill. Photo by Russell Harris.

 

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 10:17am

A view from Gibbet Hill looking west towards Mt Watatic. Photo by Steve Lieman

 

Public Notices

Public Notices are also online here.
Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 10:34am
LEGAL NOTICE TOWN OF GROTON PUBLIC HEARING The Select Board has scheduled a joint public...
Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 10:31am
(SEAL) COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS  LAND COURT DEPARTMENT OF THE TRIAL COURT 18 SM...
Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 10:26am
NOTICE OF INFORMAL PROBATE G.L.c. 190B, § 3-306 Docket No. MI20P0826EA Commonwealth of...

Sports

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 11:58am

Despite the snow and cold, Mark Caliri, from the maintanance department, is transporting new sod for the baseball infield at the GDRHS baseball field. He is also working on the field hockey lacrosse field in an effort to expand the grass area. Photo by Robert Mingolelli

 

By Robert Mingolelli   The recent renovation work performed by Diamond Athletic Turf Inc. on...
Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 11:43am
The MIAA Board of Directors voted on March 16, 2020, to amend the start of the 2020 spring sports...
Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 11:39am
Boys Indoor Track Patrick Daly, Zachariah Elmasri, David Hendershot Girls Indoor Track...

Special Announcements

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 11:29am
With the Governor’s declaration this week, Groton COA will institute the following:      1....
Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 11:26am
Massachusetts Senior Care Association is working closely with the Baker Administration, the...
Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 11:13am
Fifty, a hundred, maybe two hundred years from now, Groton will confront a crisis reminding some...

Happenings

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 11:03am
Having suspended its Spring Semester programming due to the COVID-19 emergency, the Prescott...
Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 10:54am
To our residents and families,      Thank you for your continued patience and understanding as...
Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 12:32pm
Prescott Community Center      Prescott School Community Center has suspended all programs at...

People

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 3:17pm

Full story next week: Groton resident Sandra Nazarian Hersh deploys her outstanding talents as a seamstress to make surgical masks for UMASS Medical Center. Photo by Michael LaTerz.

 

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 3:05pm

Arriving in timeless style. Photos by Andrea Brown of Photography by Andrea, Dunstable.

 

On March 8 the Groton Inn hosted a “dream team” of local vendors for a styled marketing shoot. The...
Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 10:48am
The McGaffigan Family Funeral Home remains committed and prepared to safely care for the families...

Schools

Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 4:29pm
by Robert Stewart   Late last week, Governor Charlie Baker ordered all schools in...
Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 4:04pm
     At their March 11 meeting, the Groton-Dunstable Regional School Committee approved a $44.7...
Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 10:19am
     If students or members of their family living in their home have a presumptive or positive...

Letters

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 3:46pm
Honorable Charles D. Baker, Governor Commonwealth of Massachusetts State House, Room 280...
Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 3:43pm
I fell in love with a little fixerupper in town and bought it at the end of last summer. The...
Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 3:40pm
On behalf of the members of the Groton Garden Club, I would like to thank the townspeople of...

Out of Town

Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 3:28pm
FREE Parent/Caregiver Workshops from 9:30-11:30 a.m. on first 3 Thursday mornings in March (3/5, 3/...
Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 12:54pm
Mount Wachusett Community College Welcomes Pulitzer Prize-winning author and illustrator Art...
Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 3:12pm
Merrimack Valley Jewish Federation (MVJF) will hold its fifth annual Trivia Night and Tequila...

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